All the tathagatas who have entered this world have expounded the inestimable and eternal dharma.
To Stop Babies from Crying. Master Mazu
A monk asked, ‘Master Ma, why do you say that mind is Buddha?’
Present! — Shunryu Suzuki Roshi
Present! Talks of Shunryu Suzuki Roshi (Around 26 minutes) Talks at Tassajara Zen Mountain Centre.
The Four Vows. Harada Sekkei Roshi
As expressed in these words, we vow to awaken to the Way of Buddha. To receive the precepts means that by repeatedly making repentance, it is possible to awaken to the Dharma and this is why we chant these vows. Using these four vows as a common guide for all mankind…
Tathata or Suchness
When I first came across this word ‘Suchness’ in Zen literature, I thought, ‘What the heck is Suchness?
Sermon of No Words, and Anti-Sermon of No Words, by Trevor Leggett
It is a sermon not by exhortation, reasoning or threats but by example…
An introduction to Zen
Short video (4mins): ‘An introduction to Zen’
Land of the Disappearing Buddha
This is an old film about Buddhism in Japan, but well worth watching.